Period
to 19 January 2018

The median annual salary for a Risk Manager was £57,500 in advertised job vacancies in Manchester during the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

Risk Manager
North West > Manchester
6 months to
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 269 279 256
Rank change year-on-year +10 -23 +18
Permanent jobs requiring a Risk Manager 17 11 11
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.23% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.24% 0.15% 0.16%
Number of salaries quoted 13 10 11
Manchester median annual salary £57,500 £65,000 £50,000
Median salary % change year-on-year -11.54% +30.00% -18.37%
10th Percentile £40,500 £40,000 £47,500
90th Percentile £77,000 £86,250 £70,000
North West median annual salary £55,000 £52,500 £52,500
% change year-on-year +4.76% - +10.53%

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
Manchester
Permanent vacancies in Manchester with a recognized job title 7,230 7,224 6,783
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 97.15% 97.14% 96.53%
Number of salaries quoted 5,985 6,229 5,628
Manchester median annual salary £45,000 £42,500 £40,000
Median salary % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £26,250 £26,000 £24,000
90th Percentile £66,250 £62,500 £60,000
North West median annual salary £42,500 £40,000 £40,000
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +5.26%

Risk Manager
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings that featured Risk Manager in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Risk Manager in Manchester

Risk Manager
Salary Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Risk Manager in Manchester.

Salary trend for Risk Manager in Manchester

Risk Manager
Salary Histogram in Manchester

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing Risk Manager in Manchester over the 6 months to 19 January 2018.

Salary histogram for Risk Manager in Manchester

Risk Manager Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, Risk Manager job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Manchester region featuring Risk Manager in the job title.

1 8 (47.06%) Finance
1 8 (47.06%) CISA
2 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
3 6 (35.29%) CISSP
4 5 (29.41%) Information Security
5 4 (23.53%) CISM
5 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 4 (23.53%) CRISC
5 4 (23.53%) IT Audit
6 2 (11.76%) Coaching
6 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
6 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.76%) IT Governance
6 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
6 2 (11.76%) Business Development
6 2 (11.76%) Degree
6 2 (11.76%) COBIT
6 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
6 2 (11.76%) FMCG
6 2 (11.76%) GDPR
6 2 (11.76%) ISO 31000
6 2 (11.76%) SLA
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft
6 2 (11.76%) QiCA
6 2 (11.76%) Primavera
6 2 (11.76%) Project Management
6 2 (11.76%) ITIL
6 2 (11.76%) Windows
6 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel

Risk Manager Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (11.76%) Primavera
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.88%) SMS
General
1 8 (47.06%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Banking
2 2 (11.76%) Retail
3 1 (5.88%) Legal
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 2 (11.76%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Risk Management
2 5 (29.41%) Information Security
3 4 (23.53%) IT Audit
4 2 (11.76%) Business Continuity
4 2 (11.76%) Business Development
4 2 (11.76%) Coaching
4 2 (11.76%) Data Governance
4 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
4 2 (11.76%) IT Governance
4 2 (11.76%) ITIL
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
4 2 (11.76%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (5.88%) ISMS
Qualifications
1 8 (47.06%) CISA
2 6 (35.29%) CISSP
3 4 (23.53%) CISM
3 4 (23.53%) CRISC
4 2 (11.76%) Degree
4 2 (11.76%) QiCA
4 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
4 2 (11.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (23.53%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (11.76%) COBIT
2 2 (11.76%) Data Quality
2 2 (11.76%) GDPR
2 2 (11.76%) ISO 31000
2 2 (11.76%) SLA
3 1 (5.88%) HIPAA
3 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
Vendors
1 2 (11.76%) Microsoft